Morelia is the cradle of Mexico’s Independence and has been designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Morelia is a place filled with history and flavors that you will love. Pack your bags and discover our flights to Morelia, Michoacan (one of the oldest destinations in the country), with Aeromexico.
The architecture of Morelia is just stunning. The Aqueduct is a must see place, with 253 arches crossing half of the city. The main attraction is the Downtown Square, filled with ancient buildings and home of the Cathedral of the Divine Savior of Morelia, one of the most beautiful in all Mexico.
Built between 1660 and 1744, the pink stone building has over two hundred pilasters instead of columns. It also has one of the largest organs in Latin America and at night there is a mesmerizing light and sound show. Other places you should visit are the “Orquidario de Morelia”, an orchid museum housing around 3,400 species of these flowers, the Regional Museum of Michoacan and the Jose Maria Morelos y Pavon House Museum, featuring a wide collection of items of the early phases of the Mexican Independence war.
Morelia also hosts various international festivals, like the Morelia International Film Festival held in October and has welcomed renowned movie makers like Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, Quentin Tarantino and Pedro Almodovar.
Another must-see place is Lake Patzcuaro. Natives believe is the place where the barrier between life and death is the thinnest. Here you will discover some of Mexico’ deepest traditions and delicious dishes.
If you want to know more about Mexico’s great history and visit one of the most beautiful cities, please check out our inexpensive flights to Morelia, Mexico. Only with Aeromexico.